This course is primarily aimed at science graduates who wish to pursue a career in the brewing and allied industries.
Our graduates would typically follow a career in:
- process, production and technical governance
- hypothesis-led problem solving and innovation in brewing
- future middle to senior brewery management
- the craft brewing sector
You will also be ideally placed to continue your research to PhD level, for example, and to pursue an academic career in the field of brewing science.
Average starting salary and career progression
In 2016, 94% of postgraduates in the School of Biosciences who were available for employment had secured work or further study within six months of graduation. The average starting salary was £24,495 with the highest being £37,000.*
*Known destinations of full-time home undergraduates 2015/16. Salaries are calculated based on the median of those in full-time paid employment within the UK.
Career prospects and employability
The University of Nottingham is consistently named as one of the most targeted universities by Britain’s leading graduate employers** and
can offer you a head-start when it comes to your career.
Those who take up a postgraduate research opportunity with us will not only receive support in terms of close contact with supervisors and
specific training related to your area of research, you will also benefit from dedicated careers advice from our Careers and Employability Service.
Our Careers and Employability Service offers a range of services including advice sessions, employer events, recruitment fairs and skills
workshops – and once you have graduated, you will have access to the service for life.
** The Graduate Market 2013-2016, High Fliers Research.